Concern was expressed in Rajya Sabha on Friday over the "continuous" shortage of power and its adverse impact on the economic development of the country.
Nepal`s major political parties are likely to agree by this weekend on the date of holding Constituent Assembly elections, a top Madhesi leader has said.
The challenge before the proposed NIC on biodiversity is to ensure a balance between conservation and economic development, NBA chairman Balakrishna Pisupati said.
India is playing a constructive role in the future of Afghanistan, the US said thursday and praised its efforts towards economic development of this war-torn country.
Senior Kerala leader and Union minister AK Antony on Wednesday said controversies should not come in the way of the state`s economic development.
China will continue developing its high speed rail network in the face of rising public demand for travelling efficiency and for future economic development, a railway official said.
Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai introduced a "vision
paper" and said the government would now focus on governance.
Peace and stability in Nepal
is vital for benefiting from the rapid economic developments
in South Asia, PM Jhala Nath Khanal said.
China said countries should view themselves as "passengers in the same boat".
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday said the five months of unrest in the Valley had brought the economic development to a standstill and emphasised the need for de-linking politics from development process.
China assured the country of all assistance in key infrastructure and socio-cultural projects in the post-LTTE era.
Violence and unrest instigated by separatists agitating for an independent Xinjiang have hit economic development hard in the far western Chinese region, a government policy paper said on Monday.
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